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Online retail sales surge 16% in April

Online retail sales surged 16 per cent year-on-year in April as pure-play retailers proved particularly popular with consumers, according to new data. Last month,...

Amazon blasted over tax practices

Pure play e-tail giant Amazon has been blasted over its tax practices after it emerged that the company paid £2.4 million in corporate taxes...

Comment: Innovation can save the high street

In my previous article ‘Bringing the dough back to doughnut towns‘, I looked at the hollowing out of the high-street due to the growth...

Asos pre-tax profit jumps 19% in H1

Fashion e-tailer Asos has today reported a 19 per cent surge in profit before tax to £25.7 million in its first half as investment...

Amazon growth slows in Q1

Pure play e-tail giant Amazon has announced today a revenue rise of 22 per cent to $16.07 billion (10.4 billion), disappointing expectations as it...

Asos International Director to stand down

Fashion e-tailer Asos has announced today that International Director Jon Kamaluddin is to stand down from his role after nine years. Stepping down from...

Retail search volumes surge 16% in Q1

In the first quarter of 2013, total retail search volumes increased 16 per cent compared with a year earlier, driven by searches via tablet...

Online retail sales up 16% in March

Online retail sales rose 16 per cent year-on-year last month, driven by clothing sales despite the freezing weather, new figures released today reveal. Contrasting...

eBay rebrands Shopping.com

Online marketplace eBay has relaunched price comparison site Shopping.com as an e-commerce advertising network as it seeks to grow its connections with retailers and...

US remains “hardest market to crack”

The US remains the hardest market for UK retailers to break into despite its position as the top destination of choice for overseas expansion,...

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‘Content is King,’ so they say. Yet it remains one of the most underestimated and forgotten parameters in the customer journey. Studies demonstrate that...